Thread: Rim repair
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Old 11-21-2021, 05:26 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Redwood Chair View Post
On a shoestring you could bondo it up and sand it down yourself.
Close. Use JB Weld. Clean them up with alcohol and a brass toothbrush and have at it, file and sand. Put a piece of hard plastic behind that notch for a backstop and build it up with 2 or 3 applications.

I've done several wheels this way, the last a set of 19" from an Audi SUV . Guy managed to curb-rash all four, two of them worse than yours. I fixed them up and repainted them, they came out Absolutely Perfect. Gave him a talking-to about cutting corners too close.....
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